Keyesport Recreation Area Temporarily Closed for Triathlon

Published Aug. 9, 2013

CARLYLE LAKE - RaceMaker Productions will be hosting a triathlon in the Keyesport Recreation Area at Carlyle Lake on Sunday, August 11, 2013.  The triathlon will begin at 7:30 a.m. and will consist of a timed swim, run and bike course. The swim portion will take place at Keyesport beach and the bike course will start at the Keyesport Recreation Area and will travel South on Clinton and Bond County roads. The route of the run course will take participants across the Keyesport levee South on Clinton and Bond County roads. While visiting Carlyle Lake during the triathlon, visitors are encouraged to take extra caution while driving in the areas of the triathlon course.


   Due to the number of participants and for public safety, Keyesport Recreation Area will be temporarily closed from 11:00 p.m. Saturday, August 10, 2013 until 3:00 p.m. Sunday, August 11, 2013. All other recreation areas will remain open.


   For more information on the triathlon, contact the Carlyle Lake Project Office at (618) 594-2484 or e-mail us at    


Doug Wasmuth

Release no. 13-055